The slums of Pottersville are Pharaonic enslavement, and Bedford Falls flows with milk, honey and justice in Patrick McCormick’s theological reading of It’s A Wonderful Life.

McCormick, a U.S. Catholic culture and religion columnist and Gonzaga University Christian ethics professor, plumbs the biblical implications of Frank Capra’s Christmas chestnut in a screening and discussion Sunday 12/6 and Monday 12/7 at Dominican University.